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Sharon Stone to Host AmfAR Gala in Brazil

The event, set for April 26 in São Paulo, will be held at the home of Dinho Diniz and will feature tributes to photographer Mario Testino and John Demsey.

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RETURN ENGAGEMENT: AmfAR is headed back to Brazil on April 26 for its second annual Inspiration Gala in São Paulo. This time around, Sharon Stone, amfAR’s global fund-raising chairwoman, will travel to Brazil to serve as event chair, alongside Dinho Diniz, Felipe Diniz and amfAR chairman Kenneth Cole. The event will be held at the home of amfAR donor Dinho Diniz and will feature tributes to photographer Mario Testino and John Demsey, Estée Lauder group president and chairman of the MAC AIDS Fund. Testino will also receive the Piaget Award of Inspiration, while Demsey will be awarded the amfAR Award of Courage. This year’s theme, in both decor and guests’ attire, will be “Black Tie/Hot Metal."